Archive for April 2017

TP100 Volunteering, Cookham – 29/30th April 2017

It felt like a lifetime when I first signed up to volunteer for this Centurion event and then the time came and went so quickly. Knowing I was going to have a heavy year racing and intended to run the South Downs 50 (never happened in the end due to Glandular) and a week after […]

April’s Training Block – Getting back to fitness !

Having not started 2017 how I intended too I have missed the opportunity to run a spring marathon sadly.  It has been a rocky road to recovery but seeing progress and feeling improvement from Glandular I have gradually increased the miles.  Recovery started with Maidenhead 10  and then incorporating a 1 x weekly track session. Also […]

Maidenhead Easter 10 Miles, Maidenhead – Friday 14th April 2017

My first race in double digits this was going to be an interesting run.  I did feel some slight pressure especially with it being a local race and half hoped to dip under 60 minutes.  A full packed race at the startline and a lot of local recognised faces.  I had no other expectations apart […]

ERRA Womens 6 -Stage Relays, Sutton Park – Saturday 8th April 2017

I really wasn’t sure I was going to make this race based on how I had been feeling the last few months.  Knowing  that I didn’t feel marathon fit but wanted to see some improvement in my illness I decided to commit to the race and take a long leg.  The question was; ‘Should we […]